Graffiti writers have the best handwriting, and this new book by Christian Acker of HANDSELECTA fame locks down that claim. Tracing the origins of handstyles across the continental USA, FLIP THE SCRIPT showcases and dissects the penmanship from some of the finest in the craft. A must have for every creative bookshelf.
Dare I make the Complex claim “Greatest Living Artist?”
If best-selling albums had been books instead… Endless possibilities here.
Have a look.
J. Period and Adam Mansbach got together to create a complementary mixtape to Mansbach’s new book, Rage Is Back. Sounds fresh.
On a side note: Look out for a Sound Advice from Adam Mansbach releasing through us in a couple weeks.
Photographs by David Uzzardi
By now you’ve probably heard about Printed Matter’s first annual LA ART BOOK FAIR happening this weekend (opening tonight!) at The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA. It’s cool, it’ll be fun. If you’re in that warm area of the US, you should go.
Below you’ll find a couple highlights of the things you might see or buy.
Picture Box recently introduced a new series of drawing books, and kicked it off with Peter Saul. Signed & Numbered in an edition of 300.
Eddie Huang in conversation with Tom Colicchio regarding his new book Fresh Off the Boat: A Memoir.
Unpiano recently published this rad illustrated book with a 7″ that was collaborated on by Mel Kadel and ((SOUNDER). The book release party is at Poketo in Los Angeles tonight (1/18). So if you’re out there, stop by, it’s sure to be fun.